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Short Term Student Mobility Opportunities

This page lists short international study, work volunteering or research project experiences which can work around your degree, either taking place during vacations or during term time without extending your course length. The links provided have been brought to our attention through partner universities or by other means. We accept no responsibility for the authenticity of opportunities listed on external websites. If you are unsure of any offer advertised, please seek further information before applying.

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Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) Global Summer School JULY 01 - AUG 02 2024

  • Courses run Between July 01 – Aug 02 2024
  •  Costs: Registration and tuition are waived
  • Accommodation - Four students sharing a room is free 
  • Accommodation - Two students sharing a room is at least 600 RMB (£64.80)
  • Full Details here
  •  Programme Schedule and Life @HIT
  •  Deadline to Apply June 10th 2024 (Harbin, China UTC +8)
  • Apply direct to Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT)
Thu 06 Jun 2024, 10:26 | Tags: China

Fully-Funded Scholarships - Remote Fiji Internships

Are you wanting to make a difference whilst gaining valuable work experience this semester?

Take a look at Think Pacific’s Remote Fiji Internship Scholarship Program and apply for one of the 150 fully-funded internships.

 Think Pacific is a registered Fijian Charity and UK social enterprise with over 15 years’ experience supporting Fijian Government Ministries, NGOs, local enterprises and business partners to achieve ethical, responsible and sustainable development, whilst allowing students to have a self-developing and rewarding experience.

Think Pacific’s Remote Internship program means students can contribute to international sustainable development and gain unique practical experience, whilst working from home. This internship supports the achievement of the Fiji National Development Plan; a 20-Year Development Plan with the vision of “Transforming Fiji” towards an even more progressive, vibrant and inclusive society.

Working on behalf of a Fijian organization (across a choice of 10 sectors), interns complete a ‘Social Action Project’ that tackles real problems in the South Pacific, whilst learning about the fascinating Fijian culture and developing global citizenship.

These in-demand internships are hugely beneficial, flexible and fully customized to meet your career goals and academic requirements.

Apply Here
Deadline 25th May 2024
To attend an online discovery session, register via the links below: 

Northern Hemisphere = Wednesday’s at 12:00 PM [LONDON] (Register Here)


Thu 09 May 2024, 15:00 | Tags: VIRTUAL Online REMOTE Internship

SPAIN - Barcelona International Summer School 2024

The Barcelona International Summer School is UPF’s in-person flagship summer program for 2nd, 3rd, 4th year undergraduates where academic excellence meets cross-disciplinary exploration in the heart of Barcelona.
Choose from a list of 35 courses offered in English or Spanish and taught by an interdisciplinary faculty of renowned academics.

Our modules vary in duration and intensity, allowing for flexible combinations spanning one to four weeks.

Social activities are also included in the tuition fees.

Application process

Stage one must be through the Warwick application PageLink opens in a new window once nominated you will be contacted by Pompeu Fabra Univeristy

Modules get booked quickly and is advised to apply early.

Full details on the summer programme hereLink opens in a new window

Costs -
  • You are responsible for meeting the cost of accommodation, food, flights and tuition fees.
  • Tuition Fee - Warwick students pay 'Current UPF student and EUTOPIA student' tuition fee rates which are significantly reduced rates. Tuition FEESLink opens in a new window

Full details on funding options hereLink opens in a new window

Wed 14 Feb 2024, 15:00 | Tags: Spain Summer School Summer Program

GOTOCO - The go-to for free and funded global adventures in TEFL - Teaching

Our programmes are an adventure into the world of TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), where participants will broaden their cultural perspective through an immersive environment; gain valuable teaching experience; and earn a qualification so participants can continue to travel and teach! Join us this summer for 4 to 8 weeks of fulfilling, development-focussed and fun-packed teaching placements in Europe or China!

The programme includes:

  • earning a TEFL certificate that you can use to work abroad in future
  • gaining global work experience teaching at summer camps across Europe or China
  • developing employability skills
  • immersing yourself in a different culture
  • meeting like-minded people

Additionally, if you join placements in Europe, we encourage applicants to interrail and experience even more along the way!

Learn more:
Join the weekly Gotoco Discovery webinars and a Q&A session about each programme! Book here to join.Link opens in a new window
Read more about our programmes: Europe and China

Apply now!

Turing funding available for programmes of 4 weeks+ through WarwickLink opens in a new window

UDC INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL: A Coruña, 15th to 26th July 2024

Discover new academic horizons, connect with students from all over the world and enjoy all the intensive courses taught in English, cultural activities and opportunities that awaiting for you.

Take this opportunity and have a look at our wide variety of courses in opens in a new window

Wed 01 May 2024, 10:19 | Tags: Spain Study Abroad Summer School

Summer 2024 fashion program at Universidad Villanueva - Madrid

This year the 11th edition of the program is called Spanish Fashion Business & Creativity

and it runs from June 26th to July 10th 2024.

The course is worth 5 ECTS (credits), and will take place in the campus in the north of Madrid, SPAIN.

How to apply

In this link you can see information about the course and the two tracks available: Spanish Fashion Business & Creativity | Villanueva University

Early-bird program fee approx £704.87 until April 16th 2024

Late program fee approx £782.24 from April 18th 2024 onwards

The Program is 100% in English, and oriented towards international students wishing to have an immersion into the Spanish Fashion industry in Madrid, through classes and direct experience visiting fashion companies, factory visits and retail routes to fashion brands.

Students also have to complete a Final Project in groups to obtain the Final Certificate of attendance.

Since its first edition in 2012, more than 250 international students have attended from countries such as South Korea, Singapore, Poland, Germany, Venezuela, Scotland, Mexico, France, Kazakhstan among other nationalities.

Wed 24 Apr 2024, 10:02 | Tags: Spain Summer School fashion

CUHK International Summer School 2024 (July Session) is fast approaching: 30 April 2024

The International Summer School (ISS) 2024 at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) offers an in-person summer programme that combines academic enrichment with excitement. It’s a great opportunity for you to make friends from around the world, learn in a stimulating environment and explore the cosmopolitan city of Hong Kong. If you are looking for a summer study abroad opportunity, apply now and join us for a rewarding academic and cultural experience!

Important Dates

Application deadlines

30 Apr 2024 (July Session)

31 May 2024 (August Session)


Programme dates

23 June – 31 July 2024 (July Session)

4 – 24 August 2024 (August Session)

Full details hereLink opens in a new window

Tue 23 Apr 2024, 14:24 | Tags: Asia Study Abroad Summer School Summer Program

Global Leadership & Innovation online programme

Attend a 2-week online programme from BridgeLabs, a respected consultancy in the USA run by former and current University of California Berkley professionals.


The programme

  • includes six 2-hour live virtual sessions, 6-8 hours self-paced work ad several hours of collaborative group challenges and simulations between live sessions
  • is designed to train effective leaders able to deliver innovative solutions to complex global challenges in virtual and remote working environments
  • is Ideal if you do not wish to/ cannot travel but still want an international experience.

University students, as well as professionals need training i these skills, enabling them to collaborate with diverse people from aroud the globe, and to leverage this diversity as a asset and a competitive edge.


2-hour live sessions on 23, 24, 26,29, 31 July and 2 August, begin at 13:00 BST


Early bird: $1,297 (deadline 30 April)

Regular: $1,597

Promotional videos

Thu 11 Apr 2024, 13:32 | Tags: Online, USA

NETHERLANDS - Utrecht Summer School

160 courses available this summer

Apply direct

Full course offer on website:

Or, take a look at the digital brochure.

Where courses are 28 days+, you are eligible to apply for Turing Scheme fundingLink opens in a new window. The next deadline is 6 May. For most students this will be £480 for 28 days.

Thu 11 Apr 2024, 10:07 | Tags: Netherlands Summer School

SJTU/Warwick Global Challenge 2024

15 undergraduate students from across a range of subject areas at Warwick will team up virtually with 15 counterparts from Shanghai Jiao Tong University
When:The 2024 Global Challenge is scheduled to take place from 24th of June - 17th of July
Deadline for applications: 8th of April, 2024 at 9AM
The programme will consider this year's theme of 'Global Problems in Global Cities'. In particular how different nations have dealt with different crises and challenges with sessions considering this in the context of Asia, America and Europe in the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries.
Academic experts from SJTU and Warwick will support student groups who will deliver group presentations at the end of the programme.
The activity aims to build students' skills and experience in intercultural communication, interdisciplinary collaboration, virtual group work, managing projects across multiple time zones and presentation.
Global Challenge Session 2024 - programme information here

MOROCCO - Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa - ESSEC Rabat

3-week, 9 ECTS undergraduate summer programme on the ESSEC Africa-Atlantic campus in Rabat (Morocco).

This upcoming year, it'll be held in July 2024, still on the theme of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa.

You will find below the important dates about the programme:

· Dates: 1st-19th July 2024

Applications: until June 4th

· All classes are taught in English

· Admission criteria: see enclosed information (link below)

· On-campus housing is available

You can check additional information, factsheet and syllabi on this webpageLink opens in a new window.

For your reference, we've included 2 institutional vidéos :

Contact on site: Younes Chiguer, younes.chiguer@essec.eduLink opens in a new window 

Thu 14 Mar 2024, 17:29 | Tags: morrocco Summer School

ITALY - Ca'Foscari University Summer School, Venice

New Geographies of Global Risk

Italian Language and Culture in Venice

Arts in Venice: The Shape of Water

More information hereLink opens in a new window

Application deadline: 21 April 2024

Thu 14 Mar 2024, 17:24 | Tags: Italy Summer School

GERMANY - Mannheim Business School Summer School 2024 (3 weeks)

Our MBS Summer School will take place from June 24th until July 12th and gives students the opportunity to:

  • connect with graduate and advanced undergraduate business students from across the globe
  • benefit from a world-class faculty that will inspire their academic journey
  • gain insights into the intricacies of German business practices and culture
  • explore one of the world's largest and most successful economies

network with experienced business professionals from leading global corporations

Thu 14 Mar 2024, 17:19 | Tags: Germany Summer School

CHINA - Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an

More information hereLink opens in a new window 

Summer camp with a variety of activities, mainly including Chinese Language Courses/Chinese Culture Courses/Handicraft Courses on Intangible Cultural Heritage /Characteristic Discipline Courses/ Visit to Advanced Enterprises/Visit to Cultural Attractions and Experience Cultural Heritage.

Price: 850 USD

Application deadline: 31 May 2024

Thu 14 Mar 2024, 17:15 | Tags: China Summer School Summer Program

BUNAC - Work & Travel Abroad US

Working holidays for 18-30 somethings. Don’t visit, live it.

Have you ever wanted to work at a Summer Camp in the USA?

We’re not just about seeing the world, we’re about seeing it with a purpose – whether that’s earning money on a working holiday, getting work experience on an internship abroad, or making a difference at a summer camp. Our team take the stress out of planning and booking your trip – hooking you up with the visas, sponsorship and job support you need to work and travel the world.

Read the Student Testimonials here

See information on available funding hereLink opens in a new window

ONLINE EVENT - Final “Online Camp Hiring Event” for Summer Camp: LAST CALL: All Things Summer Camp USA With BUNAC Tickets, Wed, Mar 27, 2024 at 5:30 PM | Eventbrite



AIESEC is a youth led global organisation that aims to foster leadership development in young people through sending them abroad on global exchange programmes. We offer a variety of opportunities including volunteering, professional teaching and internships.


Opportunities of 4 weeks + in duration are eligible for Turing Scheme fundingLink opens in a new window up to 31 August 2024.

Wed 07 Feb 2024, 15:51 | Tags: Volunteering

Business French Summer School in Montréal, Canada

Find out more hereLink opens in a new window

Date: July 8th to August 2nd 2024 (4 weeks)

Deadline to register June 17th 2024

Register hereLink opens in a new window

Exclusive Offer to All Our Partner Institutions
• Cost of this 4-week program (± 100 hours of training and activities): ONLY ($CA 880) UK £516.30 (+ $CA 180) UK £105 or so: mandatory insurance for international students
Wed 31 Jan 2024, 12:29 | Tags: Canada Language School Summer School Summer Program


Sciences Po Saint-Germain-en-Laye is an institution of higher education specialized in the social sciences and characterized by an interdisciplinary approach, bringing together political science, law, contemporary history, sociology and economics.

2 weeks intensive program 6 ECTS - June 3rd - 14th 2024
  • Heritage and controversial French past
  • Architecture and urban politics
  • Cinema and the “French exception”
  • Visual arts and minority issues.

In Addition: Cultural and social activities will be offered to the participants (visit of museums and cultural institutions in Paris).

Participation in the summer school will lead to the validation of 6 ECTS and the delivery of a certificate.

Deadline to apply 30th April - special partner rate 10%off

How to apply - full details including fees hereLink opens in a new window

Wed 31 Jan 2024, 11:59 | Tags: France Summer School

HEC PARIS SummerSchool 2024


Greetings from HEC Paris!

Session 1: June 17th – 28th 2024

- Business and Climate Change
- Corporate Finance
- Investment Banking and International Finance*
- Luxury Management

Session 2: July 1st – July 12th, 2024

- Sustainability Marketing (NEW)- HEC - EHL Luxury Hospitality Management (NEW) (1 week @ HEC / 1 week @ EHL)
- Geopolitics, Globalization and Business Strategy
- Luxury Management
- HEC-TUM Entrepreneurship and Digital Innovation (2 weeks @ TUM School of Management, Heilbronn)
- FinTech
- Mergers and Acquisitions*
* Experience in financial accounting necessary.

APPLICATION PORTALLink opens in a new window
DEADLINE: Students are requested to submit their application via the portal by April 1st at the very latest.

Please contact if you any questions during the application process.

See the Full brochure hereLink opens in a new window

Wed 31 Jan 2024, 11:30 | Tags: France Paris Summer School

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